The Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee (IRPAC) of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued its 2016 report to IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on October 26. The report includes a number of recommendations to improve compliance with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) employer reporting requirements under Internal Revenue Code sections 6055 and 6056.
The QualityPath Program has been up and running for almost two years. As a new and “market- disrupting” initiative, we are watching this program carefully. We want to ensure that we are accomplishing our aim of better care for patients at lower costs. Check and check!
Health care costs and quality can vary wildly. Employers know this. But how can employers better explain this to their employees who participate in the company’s health plan?